North Carolina State Falls 98-85 Against Duke - Game Recap

North Carolina State Falls 98-85 Against Duke - Game Recap

Duke got a 30-point performance from Mason Plumlee as Duke handed North Carolina State a 98-85 defeat on Thursday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Duke won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 12-point spread as favorites.

Duke got 26 points from Seth Curry and another 21 points from Quinn Cook. Tyler Thornton contributed 6 assists, while Mason Plumlee cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

North Carolina State got a 23-point performance from Richard Howell, who was supported by 16 points from C.J. Leslie. Tyler Lewis had 6 assists in a losing cause for North Carolina State, while Richard Howell grabbed 9 rebounds.

Duke hit the break leading 58-37 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Duke as they grabbed 33 boards, while North Carolina State only had 31.